The Lovers Ohan and Chôemon

「お半 長左衛門」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1800 (Kansei 12)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #669.2; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 227.1.2; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #309

Dimensions

Vertical nagaban; 47.5 x 17.6 cm (18 11/16 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6348

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Sotheby's; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection